Overall: 4 1/4 x 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 10.8 x 2.2 x 1.9 cm )
in relief: on obverse of handle: "Post / Nubila / Phoebus" and "1687 / 1689 / 1856"
in relief: inside bowl: "CHARTER OAK"
stamped: on reverse: "STERLING [rectangle][circle][diamond] E. SCHALL PAT'D. '91 HARTFORD"
Cast silver souvenir spoon with the Charter Oak depicted inside bowl; handle with buck, encircling oak branch, and relief inscriptions on obverse; stamped maker's mark on reverse.
Gift of Dr. Thomas O. Mabbott
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.